Welcome to the Snelling Center for Government’s public policy archives. On this page you will find past reports, documents, projects, and resources. If you have any questions about this page or its contents, please contact The Snelling Center at 802-859-3090.
Vermont Citizens and Civic Participation in a Changing World: Report of the 25th Grafton Conference
Civic Participation in Vermont
Constitutional Amendment – Term Lengths for VT Officeholders
Web-based tool for the Creative Economy
The CREDability Initiative Page
Introducing Creative Economy in BVT
PowerPoint on the Creative Economy in BVT
National Creative Economy Resources
Vermont Creative Economy Resources
AARP: Burlington Livable Communities Project
Commission on the Future of Economic Development
Engaging Citizens in Vermonts Energy Future
Small Wind- Is it Right for You
Orange County Headwaters Project- An Administrative Case History
Environmental Science and Public Policy in Vermont- Creating a Framework for Evidence Based Policy Making
Conversation at the Landscape Level Policy Brief
Clean Cities 2007 Stakeholder Roundtable
Legislative Compensation Study Report
Governance by Networks Policy Brief
Vermont Commission on Civics Education
Health Care Reform
Health Care Reform in Vermont- Hard Choices for Transformative Change An Overview of the work of Coalition 21 (04-06)
Health Care Resource Book 2007-2008
Snelling Center Report on Vermont Legislatures Public Engagement Process
Vermonters Working Together and Speaking Out on Health Care Reform
Putting it all Together: The Moving Pieces of the Health Care Puzzle
Health Care Reform in Vermont- A guide to hosting a facilitated conversation
Hard Choices in Health Care 2002- What Vermonters are Thinking
Governors Bipartisan Commission on Health Care Availability and Affordability
Vermonts Chronic Care Initiative
Vermont Health Care Quality Report
Health Care in Vermont, by Hamilton Davis
Other State and National Health Care Resources
Nonprofit Advocacy Resource Guide
A Resource Guide for Nonprofit Organizations on Influencing Vermont State Government
Below is a sampling of previous reports. If you do not see the report you are looking for, please call 802.859.3090.
AARP Transporting the Public. November, 2009.
Vermont Long Term Care Forum. November, 2009.
The Report of the Commission on the Future of Economic Development: Economic Vitality, Security and Opportunity for all Vermonters.
Appendix A: Authorizing Legislation
1. Act 184
2. Act 182
Appendix B: Key Themes in Stimulating and Supporting Future Economic Development: Report on the Public Engagement Process by the Snelling Center for Government to the Commission on the Future of Economic Development, October 2008.
Appendix C: Benchmarking – Submitted to CFED by Jeffrey Carr, State Economist and Tom Kavet, Economist to the Legislature
1. Memorandum from Jeffrey Carr and Tom Kavet, April 2009
2. Benchmark Criteria, December 2008
3. CFED Goals and Benchmarks, January 2009
4. Benchmarking the Outcomes of Economic Development Policy
a. Introduction from Economists
b. Report to the Commission on the Future of Economic Development, April 2009
Appendix D: List of Presenters to CFED
Appendix E: List of Publications/Reports Reviewed by CFED
Vermont Roads and Bridges: To Fix or Abandon? November 25, 2008
View the Executive Summary or more information.
Key Themes in Stimulating and Supporting Future Economic Development: A Report on the Public Engagement Process to the Commission on the Future of Economic Development. October 2008.
Click here to view the Executive Summary
The Green Economy and Environmental Enterprises in Vermont: Opportunities for the 21st Century. April 2, 2008.
Term Lengths for Vermont Officeholders. February 5, 2008.
Health Care Reform in Vermont: Hard Choices for Transformative Change. March 2007.
Growing Older in a Livable City. December 2006.